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The parish group in Falmouth

Frontiers and peripheries: Five go down to Cornish town

BY PRandall

Friday, August 7, 2015 - 17:45

Perhaps it was because we set out on a journey starting from Flanders that I was prompted to wonder about how a group of 5 Jesuits would have been received in Cornwall to carry out a parish mission a hundred years ago.

Godtalk: The Deepest Secret

BY PKnott

Wednesday, August 5, 2015 - 00:00

Peter Knott SJ thinks on the desire to be 'in the know' and what Jesus' ultimate secret is, that is really no secret at all.

From the Archives: St Omer to Bruges – a college on the move

BY RSomerset

Tuesday, August 4, 2015 - 09:54

Assistant Archivist Mary shares a short history of St Omer College's migrations.

A South Uist Skyline

On yearnings met and of journeys’ end

BY MPower

Monday, August 3, 2015 - 11:16

Matthew Power SJ the vocations director for the Jesuits in Britain reflects on his time in South Uist as a part of the Four Province apostolic project.


St Ignatius Day 2015 Homily


Friday, July 31, 2015 - 18:34

Fr Tony Nye SJ gave this years St Ignatius day homily. 


Godtalk: Coping with Obsessions

BY PKnott

Thursday, July 30, 2015 - 12:03

Most sensitive people are liable to suffer from emotional obsessions sometime;  like for example, the feeling of being in love with someone who is hopelessly unavailable.  These kinds of  obsessions affect our whole lives, including our moral and religious lives.

Incense burner in stained glass at St Ignatius Church Chestnut Hill Massachusetts

Francis eau de cologne and the odour of sanctity

BY JHellings

Tuesday, July 28, 2015 - 10:21

Hedwig Lewis SJ of the Gujarat province considers what Pope Francis would make of the Excelsis Fine Fragrances Company’s latest creation, ‘Francis Eau de Cologne’. 

Kogai children in Columbia

Praying with the pope: poor of Latin America

BY DStewart

Friday, July 24, 2015 - 08:57

David Stewart SJ, National Director of the Apostleship of Prayer, reflects on the second of the pope's prayer intentions for July: the poor of Latin America

God of our desires Ps37:4 image from edzed on Tumblr

Godtalk: God of our desires

BY PKnott

Thursday, July 23, 2015 - 10:45

What lies deepest inside authentic faith is the truth that God is the object of all human desire. Peter Knott SJ challenges us this week, in what are our true desires rooted?

The Sanctuary of San Miguel de Aralar

From Manresa to Loyola: a pilgrim novice

BY RWebster

Tuesday, July 21, 2015 - 15:16

Novice Richard Webster relates his pilgrim journey, which varied between joy and frustration, rejection and welcome - and often filled with surprises.


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